Welcome back. Summer holidays are over for most of us, perhaps a half-term break to look forward to, and then Christmas, and then January! I rested my daily/weekly blog posts for most of August and invested time researching the GDPR. Next year, the end of January will bring short relief, as the need to comply with… Continue reading Back to school already?
I have now produced a client information video regarding the current state of play of the MTDfB changes announced late last month. The video has a professionally recorded sound track, animated text and graphics, and provides a short but clear explanation of the revised roll-out from April 2019. Feedback has been encouraging. I really do… Continue reading MTDfB Video now available
I have been in discussion with Locktons recently, they are the PI insurers recommended by the ACCA, about the impact of GDPR claims: will they be covered by PI insurers? The present opinion, is that if a claim is brought against a firm by a third party for failure to look after or handle their… Continue reading PI cover for GDPR
Now that the changes to the implementation of MTD are known, see previous blog posting, I am revising my script and the launch of the new Landmark service, TaxBox, will kick off next week with our first video covering Making Tax Digital – it will include all the changes announced yesterday. Still time to reserve… Continue reading MTD up-to-date video available next week
Without doubt, lack of time is the constant companion of practitioners. We all know the issues that are likely to cause problems for clients, it is another matter to make space to provide clients with accessible information on these key issues and kick-start a conversation that will conclude with new advice given. The pundits are… Continue reading Cross-selling: Need to contact clients?
Watch and listen is the new byword for capturing the attention of your website visitors. According to research, it is much easier to communicate ideas via a video than a page of fine print. Our first TaxBox video will be relaesed in the next two weeks and will cover one of two “hot” topics: Making… Continue reading MTD v salary sacrifice demise
Many practitioners harbour an obsession with Google page rankings. In fact, many pay a fortune to maintain a page one listing. They may like to reconsider their options. As of December 2015, YouTube attracts more visitors than Google. Why, you might add, does this matter? It matters because it illustrates a trend towards seeking information… Continue reading TV channel for your practice?
A number of practitioners have contacted me since I sent out my previous missive on the new tax video service I am launching. Be reassured, the videos are NOT me wittering on about tax in front of a camera! They follow the same format as the video link below: words and graphics on-screen, with a… Continue reading Tax videos for your website
I added the following article to my weekly blog service for subscribers today. Feel free to copy, edit and post to your website. While we wait for the politicians to work out their differences – a hard or soft exit – it feels like it’s stating the obvious, but should we be talking to to… Continue reading Damage limitation
According to a recent post by Liraz Margalit Ph.D. on the Psychology Today website: Whether it’s YouTube, Vine or integrated content, video has quickly become one of the most impactful ways to speak to an audience. According to a recent study by Usurv, if you want visitors to your site to share and interact with your content, delivering… Continue reading Affordable tax videos for your website